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Eugene A Lang




  • Berry Skaggs

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Although a native Texan from Wichita Falls, Berry “BB” Skaggs moved with his family into southwestern Oklahoma, settling in Lawton, where he obtained most of his schooling. After completing High School he attended Cameron Jr., A.&M. College near...

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Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron


Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...


Event Location Date
Born Chicago, Illinois, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Oschersleben, Germany 11 April 1944


Date Contributor Update
21 October 2015 11:17:48 general ira snapsorter Changes to events

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from :
466th BG Historian;
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
Unit roster in the book ATTLEBRIDGE ARSENAL by Wassom & Brassfield, page 347

Date Contributor Update
09 September 2015 02:45:21 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank and place associations

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:21 AAM AAM ingest

MACR 3845 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database